For New Years Eve 2012, there are a few family friendly parties to choose from.
At Discovery Green there will be 2 count downs… 1 and 9:00pm and then other at midnight. There will also be entertainers, a bubble garden and art car parade. At the Downtown Aquarium, you can reserve a spot at Sharkey’s New Years Eve for Kids. At 11:00am or 3:30pm, you can join the party that includes Kid’s Balloon Drop, Prizes, Sharkey & Nero Photos, Bird Show, and All Day Adventure Pass. The event is $14.99 for ages 4-10 and $22.99 for Adults. There is also the Rockin’ New Year’s Noon Bash at the Children’s Museum of Houston. This end-of-year bash rings the New Year at the stroke of noon with a parade and shimmering ball drop.